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Aachen
Best known as the capital of Charlemagne's Frankish empire, today's Aachen sits at the juncture where Germany meets the Netherlands (the Dutch know it as Aken) and Belgium (where "Walloons" call it Aix-la-Chapelle). But Aachen's history goes back even further than 8th-century Charlemagne. Roman soldiers dating back to the 1st century AD cherished its hot springs (as did Charlemagne, who loved a good spa day just as much as the next guy). Aachen Cathedral, northern Europe's oldest and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is the city's main attraction.

All things to do » Things to do

Aachen Cathedral (Dom)
Aachen Cathedral (Dom)
Attraction type: Religious Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Carolus Thermen Bad Aachen
Carolus Thermen Bad Aachen
Attraction type: Spas
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Treasury of Aachen Cathedral
Treasury of Aachen Cathedral
Attraction type: Religious Sites
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Markt
Markt
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Dome of Aachen
Dome of Aachen

All places to eat » Places to eat

Gare du Nord
Gare du Nord
Ranked #1 of 422 Restaurants in Aachen
Dining options: Late Night
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St. Benedikt
Ranked #2 of 422 Restaurants in Aachen
Cuisines: French
La Becasse
La Becasse
Ranked #3 of 422 Restaurants in Aachen
Cuisines: French
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Al Triangolo
Al Triangolo
Ranked #4 of 422 Restaurants in Aachen
Cuisines: Pizza & Pasta
Dining options: Reservations
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Toscana
Ranked #5 of 422 Restaurants in Aachen
Cuisines: Pizza & Pasta

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

August Pieper Haus
August Pieper Haus
$47 - $71

Additional nearby recommended accommodations:

Ibis budget Aachen Raeren Grenz
1.0 of 5
Ibis budget Aachen Raeren Grenz
$43 - $64 (EUR 35 - 52)
Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Raeren
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Hotel SnowWorld Landgraaf
4.0 of 5
Hotel SnowWorld Landgraaf
$79 - $140 (EUR 64 - 114)
Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in Landgraaf
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Novotel Aachen City
4.0 of 5
Novotel Aachen City
$95 - $174
Ranked #3 of 44 Hotels in Aachen
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Art Hotel Aachen Superior
4.5 of 5
Art Hotel Aachen Superior
$79 - $236 (EUR 64 - 192)
Ranked #4 of 44 Hotels in Aachen
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Ibis Styles Aachen City
2.0 of 5
Ibis Styles Aachen City
$79 - $117 (EUR 64 - 95)
Ranked #5 of 44 Hotels in Aachen
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Pullman Aachen Quellenhof
5.0 of 5
Pullman Aachen Quellenhof
$153 - $266 (EUR 125 - 217)
Ranked #2 of 44 Hotels in Aachen
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Mercure Hotel Aachen am Dom
4.0 of 5
Mercure Hotel Aachen am Dom
$88 - $166 (EUR 72 - 135)
Ranked #7 of 44 Hotels in Aachen
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Mercure Aachen Europaplatz
4.0 of 5
Mercure Aachen Europaplatz
$63 - $137 (EUR 51 - 112)
Ranked #9 of 44 Hotels in Aachen
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